54th Academy of Firefighters
The Abilene Fire Department would like to invite the media to highlight and celebrate the 54th academy of new hire firefighters. We have two events this week listed below:
Live Fire Training, April 10th, at the D C Musick Fire Training Field, 4242 E Lake Rd. At 2:30 p.m. interviews will be available describing the cadet’s orientation training and the opportunity for the media to ask any questions regarding these new firefighters. The live fire training will start at 6:30 p.m. and the media is welcome to come back and get some video of the training.
54th Academy Graduation, April 12th, 6:00 p.m. at the Wylie Performing Arts Center. After an eight week orientation training, the Abilene Fire Department will recognize these new probationary firefighters with a traditional badge pinning ceremony and Oath of Office. Please join us as we welcome these new recruits.